From Edward Carrington1
[Richmond, July 5, 1799. The description of this letter in the dealer’s catalogue reads: “… about the appointment of an aide-de-camp. ‘… Contracts are now in operation at every place assigned as recruiting stations … and at them such temporary arrangements are made as enable the Officers to be proceeding.’” Letter not found.]
The Collector: A Magazine for Autograph and Historical Collectors, LXXIX, Nos. 7–10 (1966), 4, Item J-202.
1. Carrington was supervisor of the revenue in Virginia.